Date: 8th July, 2019
Description: At 20:38 this evening, we were called to reports of dry bamboo on fire near the railway line by Stourvale Road, Bournemouth. Crews from Christchurch and Springbourne Fire Stations were mobilised and on arrival found the railway embankment to be well alight. Crews extinguished the fire using 3 hose reels and had it under control by 21:12. Network Rail were also informed as there was a lot of smoke affecting the railway for the Weymouth-Waterloo line.
Location: Stourvale Road, Bournemouth, UK